Steelers rookie linebacker Ryan Shazier intercepts pass during a preseason game earlier this month.

Steelers' youth movement officially arrives

For the first time in 26 years, the top picks from the past two drafts will start on defense in the season opener.

about 7 hours ago

 NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

NFL takes tougher stand on domestic violence

The about-face by Roger Goodell, the most powerful executive in U.S. sports, was stunning in its earnestness and clarity.

1 day ago

 Making his first start after re-signing with the Steelers, defensive end Brett Keisel battles Panthers lineman Amini Silatolu Thursday at Heinz Field.

Ron Cook: Steelers had positives, but none brighter than the end of preseason

The only important thing to come out of the Thursday night’s 10-0 loss to Carolina was the Steelers injury report.

1 day ago

 Line judge Darryll Lewis throws a flag as Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger calls for unnecessary roughness on the Panthers' Jason Williams in the second quarter at Heinz Field Thursday night.

Steelers notebook: Majority of starters see little of field

While many starters get a night off, some Steelers regulars play more than usual for the fourth and final preseason game.

1 day ago

 Darrius Heyward-Bey picks up yardage Thursday night against the Panthers at Heinz Field.

Steelers 53-man roster taking shape

The Steelers have less than two days to reduce their roster by 22 players.

1 day ago

 Steeler Tom Tracy, left, with Ed Kiely.

Obituary: Ed Kiely / Steelers publicist for more than 40 years, dies

Mr. Kiely joined the Steelers shortly after World War II and retired in 1989, a year after Steelers founder Art Rooney Sr. died.

2 days ago

 Carolina Panthers' Fernando Velasco pulls down linebacker Jarvis Jones during Thursday night's game at Heinz Field.

Steelers end preseason with lackluster loss to Carolina Panthers at home

With many starters either not playing or playing only cameo roles, the Panthers shut out the Steelers 10-0, before 22,000 no-shows.

1 day ago

 Derek Moye pulls in a pass at the Steelers OTA practice at their South Side training facility.

On the Steelers: Moye, Brown are friends, but they have become big rivals — again

Close friends and former Penn State teammates Justin Brown and Derek Moye are rivals for one spot with Steelers — again.

2 days ago

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 Ravens running back Ray Rice during a game last season against the Steelers.

NFL increases penalties for domestic violence

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from the league for a second.

1 day ago

 Deshea Townsend

Former Steeler owns two homes where drug busts occurred

Deshea Townsend, 38, has not been implicated in either case. The homes are located in Mount Washington and Ross.

2 days ago

 Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger gets a throw off against the Bills in a preseason game earlier this month at Heinz Field.

Gerry Dulac's Steelers chat transcript: 8.27.14

Gerry takes your questions on the Steelers, who have their final exhibition game tomorrow night.

2 days ago

 Le'Veon Bell picks up four yards on a carry against the Eagles last week at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

NFL running games on verge of extinction

If officials continue to call as many regular-season pass-defense penalties as they have in the preseason, running game could vanish.

3 days ago

 The New York Giants Jordan Stanton sacks Steelers quarterback Landry Jones earlier this month at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

Steelers notebook: Special team players go under microscope

Several players looking for roster spots will be under the gun Thursday night when the Steelers end their preseason against Carolina.

3 days ago

 Steelers coach Mike Tomlin

Tomlin plans to rest several Steelers in preseason finale with Panthers

QB Ben Roethlisberger and safety Troy Polamalu are among those not expected to play Thursday.

3 days ago

 Running back Tauren Poole was among 15 players cut from the Steelers roster today.

Steelers trim roster to 75

The Steelers cut 15 players today. They’ll have to cut 22 more to get down to the 53-man limit for the regular season by 4 p.m. Saturday.

3 days ago

  Heath Miller is tackled by the Eagles Cedric Thornton in the first half Thursday at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia.

Ed Bouchette's Steelers chat transcript: 8.26.14

Ed takes your questions on the Steelers who are in their final week of the preseason.

3 days ago

 Ben Roethlisberger's on-field action will be confined to practice from now until the season opener.

On the Steelers: Offense plays it safe with and without Roethlisberger

St. Louis starter Sam Bradford's knee injury sent shock waves through the NFL, with Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger taking notice.

4 days ago

 The Steelers' Antonio Brown pulls in a touchdown pass against the Bills during this year's second preseason game.

Ray Fittipaldo's Steelers chat transcript: 08.25.14

With the NFL preseason winding down, Steelers beat reporter Ray Fittipaldo answers your questions.

4 days ago

 Ike Taylor breaks up pass intended for the Eagles Riley Cooper in the first half at Lincoln Financial Field Philadelphia, Pa

Steelers defensive backs fed up with flags

Defensive penalties have plagued cornerbacks and safeties this preseason, and the Steelers defensive backs have no choice but to adjust.

5 days ago

 Peter Ladygo

Obituary: Peter G. Ladygo Sr. / Former Steelers offensive guard

Peter G. “Pete” Ladygo Sr. had a job title that would make any athlete at least a little envious, even in 1952: guard for the Pittsburgh

5 days ago



49ers linebacker Aldon Smith suspended by NFL

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- The San Francisco 49ers have been preparing for months to play on without Aldon Smith over an

Green-Ellis, Moorman among early wave of NFL cuts

The Law Firm has closed up shop in Cincinnati....

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The Fantasy Fool: Perfect Draft 2014 -- Let everyone else play for second

In an ideal world, my starting fantasy lineup this season would feature Peyton Manning, LeSean McCoy, Calvin Johnson, and Jimmy Graham.

The Fantasy Fool: Updated Position Rankings

Fantasy football guru Ladd Biro updates his draft rankings after the second week of preseason football ...



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